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Are grants to tribes subject to the same appropriations law rules as those for states?

To a significant extent, yes. Grants to tribes under Continuing Environmental Program Grants, Indian General Assistance Program Grants and Performance Partnership Grants under 40 CFR Part 35 Subpart B, Cooperative Agreements funded from the Leaking Underground Storage Tank Trust Fund, Diesel Emission Reduction Act grants and Brownfields grants are funded by “no year” appropriations.

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